Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Australian Aboriginal peoples
  • boomerang, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: Townsville, Queensland, Australia
  • wood, staining, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 69 x 6 cm width does not include curvature
    Object Length/Width: 27 1/8 x 2 3/8 in width does not include curvature
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3691

The flattened curved piece of wood is pointed at each end. It is dark brown and undecorated.